Delhi Commission for Women

Delhi Commission For Women rescue 35-year-old mentally disturbed woman

The Delhi Commission For Women (DCW) on Sunday said it rescued a 35-year-old mentally disturbed woman apparently roaming naked near the Rashtrapati Bhavan.

published on : 31st August 2020

DCW rescues woman ‘chained, tortured’ by husband

The rescue operation was conducted following a tip off from a ‘ground volunteer’ of the commission who had passed on the information about the woman living in a miserable condition. 

published on : 26th August 2020

DCW rescues Jharkhand minor working as domestic help in Model Town

An unknown person informed the Commission about the condition of the girl. The Commission immediately sent a team at the given location and rescued the girl.

published on : 11th August 2020

DCW seeks report from UP Police over woman's death who was allegedly thrown out of moving bus

In a notice issued earlier this week, the women’s panel sought by July 15 a copy of the FIR registered in the case and details of the suspects arrested.

published on : 12th July 2020

Lesser reports of domestic violence during COVID-19 lockdown: Delhi Commission for Women

The statement said that the number of domestic violence cases reported in the initial days of the lockdown were significantly low.  

published on : 30th June 2020

DCW notice to social media platforms on violent content

The commission cautioned them to respond by May 25 otherwise legal action will be taken.

published on : 22nd May 2020

Delhi Commission for Women members quarantined after rescued girl tests positive

The body received a complaint on its 181 helpline on April 24 that a 26-year-old married girl had been confined at her home by her parents as they were against her marriage.

published on : 28th April 2020

HC tells Delhi government to curb cases of domestic violence amid COVID-19 lockdown

The court orders came on an NGO’s plea seeking measures to safeguard victims of domestic violence and child abuse amidst the lockdown

published on : 21st April 2020

Delhi riots: Maliwal meets senior cops as DCW receives complaints from women in violence-hit areas

The commission has received complaints on its 181 helpline from Karawal Nagar, Dayalpur, Bhajanpura, Gokulpuri and other areas about goons entering houses, vandalising them and setting them on fire.

published on : 27th February 2020

'Mohalla marshals' to ensure women safety across city of Delhi

​There are around 6,000 Mohallas in Delhi, as per the directions of the minister, the guards will be deployed in three shifts, with the maximum number of guards at night from 10 pm to 4 am.   

published on : 22nd February 2020

Gargi College molestation case: Students to meet Delhi Commission For Women on Saturday

Sources said that the students are looking for someone to file an RTI on their behalf to get details of the college budget under various heads, including security.

published on : 19th February 2020

Delhi Commission For Women to ensure education and rehabilitation of Unnao rape survivor

The panel is also working on education, school admissions and extra-curricular activities of the children of the family.

published on : 16th February 2020

Man flashes at woman in Delhi metro, DCW demands immediate action

The Commission has also sought details of the process of action followed on complaints related to women.

published on : 15th February 2020

DCW issues notices to Delhi Police, Gargi College over molestation of students during cultural fest

DCW Chief Swati Maliwal also spoke to several female students in the college about the incident.

published on : 10th February 2020

DCW issues notice to Delhi Police on Tilak Nagar cop's son's assault video

DCW has sent a notice to the SHO of Tilak Nagar and sought factual report of the incident and copy of the FIR registered in the matter.

published on : 14th September 2018
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